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Australian GP: Force India's update for F1 season opener examined

Force India knows it will be tough to maintain its place as best of the rest behind the big three teams in Formula 1 this season. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:55:53 +0000

DS Performance runs second generation Formula E car for first time

DS Performance has completed a demonstration run of its season five Formula E car ahead of the first group manufacturer test of the new machine. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:05:25 +0000

Former NASCAR frontrunner Carl Edwards not interested in Cup return

Carl Edwards says he has no plans to return to the NASCAR Cup Series, more than a year after leaving Joe Gibbs Racing. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:19:37 +0000

Australian GP: Amazing if Haas is really in 'no man's land' - Grosjean

Australian Grand Prix practice star Romain Grosjean would find it "amazing" if Haas's position in "no man's land" between Formula 1's big three teams. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:10:18 +0000

Palou tops second Euro F3 Hungaroring test day for Hitech GP

Versatile single-seater ace Alex Palou topped the times on the second day of Formula 3 European Championship pre-season testing at the Hungaroring for. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:58:58 +0000

Australian GP: F1 rookie Leclerc underestimated Albert Park circuit

Sauber Formula 1 rookie Charles Leclerc says he underestimated how tricky it would be to come to terms with the Albert Park circuit before Friday's Au. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:48:08 +0000

Video: Ferrari's dramatic changes to its 2018 F1 car explained

Ferrari has opted for the most drastic change of philosophy among the big three Formula 1 teams with its new 2018 car compared to its '17 challenger. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:46:07 +0000

Jay Howard joins Schmidt Peterson Motorsports for 2018 Indy 500

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has announced that Jay Howard will return to the team to compete in the 2018 Indianapolis 500, expanding the team's line-. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:35:20 +0000

Gunther goes quickest on final day of F2 Bahrain test for Arden

Arden International rookie Maximilian Gunther topped the times on the final day of Formula 2 pre-season testing in Bahrain. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:22:46 +0000

Ex-F1 driver Morbidelli joins Giovanardi at Alfa Romeo WTCR squad

Ex-Formula 1 driver Gianni Morbidelli will race a second Alfa Romeo Giulietta alongside Fabrizio Giovanardi in the new World Touring Car Cup this seas. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:04:34 +0000

Australian GP: Are F1's hands tied over the latest halo irritation?

The interference of the halo in on-board camera shots from Formula 1 cars was met with a negative reaction by TV viewers and those in the Melbourne pa. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:25:17 +0000

Assen moves closer to hosting F1 Dutch GP after appointing promoter

Plans for a Dutch Grand Prix have moved a step closer with the Assen circuit and its local government appointing a race promoter to finalise a Formula. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 12:14:03 +0000

Le Mans class winner DC Racing to field all-Malaysian WEC line-up

Le Mans 24 Hours class winner Jackie Chan DC Racing will field an all-Malaysian line-up in one of its cars in the 2018/19 World Endurance Championship. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:20:28 +0000

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes getting caught in Melbourne 'exciting'

Lewis Hamilton says it is "exciting" that the gap separating Mercedes and its Formula 1 rivals shrunk between first and second Australian Grand Prix p. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:04:35 +0000

Blancpain GT winner Grasser Lamborghini signs up for Suzuka 10 Hours

The reigning Blancpain GT Series champion Grasser Lamborghini squad will contest the Suzuka 10 Hours Intercontinental GT Challenge round in August. . . read more Fri, 23 Mar 2018 09:55:10 +0000


Gaming news - Autosport
Renault becomes first F1 team to commit to official eSports team

Renault has become the first Formula 1 team to commit to an official eSports squad. . . read more Mon, 12 Feb 2018 17:35:18 +0000

Codemasters and Motorsport Network launch DiRT World Championships

Codemasters, the award winning video game developer and publisher, and Motorsport Network are pleased to announce the launch of the inaugural DiRT Wor. . . read more Mon, 12 Feb 2018 16:30:40 +0000

How Formula 1's eSports gaming revolution will accelerate in 2018

Formula 1 experienced an eSports revolution in 2017, and its gaming involvement could leap forward again this year - as JONATHAN NOBLE explains. . . read more Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:31:54 +0000

French teenager TX3_NEXL wins WRC eSports Grand Final

A French teenager known as TX3_NEXL won the second season of the World Rally Championship eSports Grand Final, despite using a simple PS4 controller s. . . read more Thu, 07 Dec 2017 20:31:57 +0000

Watch the 2017 WRC eSports Grand Final live on Autosport

The 2017 eSports WRC Powered by Hyundai Grand Final is taking place at Hyundai's World Rally Championship base on Thursday, and you can watch it on Au. . . read more Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:44:38 +0000

WRC eSports final to be shown on and Autosport

The 2017 eSports WRC Powered by Hyundai Grand Final will be live streamed by today, with the coverage also available on . . read more Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:53:36 +0000

British teenager Brendon Leigh wins Formula 1's first eSports title

British kitchen porter Brendon Leigh became Formula 1's first official eSports Series world champion on Saturday night, with the title decided in a la. . . read more Sun, 26 Nov 2017 08:41:27 +0000

F1 driver Fernando Alonso launches eSports racing team

Fernando Alonso has become the first Formula 1 driver to branch out in to eSports, after launching his own team ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. . . read more Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:52:16 +0000

McLaren signs winner of World's Fastest Gamer as F1 sim driver

McLaren will make a 25-year-old Dutch karting champion an official simulator driver after he won the first edition of the Formula 1 team's World's Fas. . . read more Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:36:20 +0000

Codemasters announces F1 2017 game update including new car designs

Codemasters has announced its major F1 2017 game update that will feature the latest car designs and liveries among the changes introduced. . . read more Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:12:23 +0100

Finalists confirmed for first F1 eSports final in Abu Dhabi

The 20 players who will race off for the honour of being the first-ever Formula 1 eSports Series champion have been decided. . . read more Wed, 11 Oct 2017 12:05:10 +0100

Motorsport Network gaming division launches Motorsport Master game

Motorsport Network's gaming division, Motorsport Gaming, has launched a new mobile game where where you get to call the shots as the team boss as you. . . read more Thu, 14 Sep 2017 20:00:01 +0100

Autosport podcast: F1 2017 game reviewed

The latest edition of the Codemasters Formula 1 game series, F1 2017, is reviewed in the new episode of The Autosport Podcast. . . read more Thu, 24 Aug 2017 12:42:59 +0100

Formula 1 launches its first official eSports series

Formula 1 has launched its first official eSports series, which will be based on the soon-to-be-released F1 2017 video game. . . read more Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:57:01 +0100

Formula 1 considering using gamers to trial new rules

Formula 1 is considering using gamers to help trial new rules in a virtual environment to assess whether suggested changes would be successful in real. . . read more Wed, 12 Jul 2017 18:07:16 +0100